MSPTM supported upcoming activity – 3rd Intervarsity Parasitology Quiz and Oratorical Competition 2019

MSPTM supported upcoming activity – 3rd Intervarsity Parasitology Quiz and Oratorical Competition 2019

The Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya will be organising the 3rd Intervarsity Parasitology Quiz and Oratorical Competition. The event aims to bring together students and lecturers who teach Medical Parasitology at their respective institutions.  The competition will be held on 27th August 2019 from 8 am to 5 pm at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya.

For oral quiz, every university can send four medical undergraduate students (3 contestant and 1 reserve). The team can be accompanied by 1 lecturer. The competition is based on oral quiz and the entries will be on a knock out basis with the winning team of each round going on to the next level.

For oratorical contest, every university can only send one student. The title is “Why parasitology is important in today’s context?” The duration is 3 minutes.

Transportation and accommodation costs should be borne by the respective institutions. Lunch and tea will be provided for the day. If any institution requiring accommodation the day before should inform us so that we can assist in booking the respective hotel/hostel.

All participants will be expected to stay until the closing ceremony after the grand finals to receive the certificates and token of appreciation. The champions will receive the grand trophy and valuable prizes. There will be no registration fee and the deadline for registration is on 27th July 2019. This event is strictly for undergraduate student particularly the medical students.

For those who interested to participate in the event, please contact A/P Dr. Tan Tian Chye (tantianchye@um.edu.my or 012-3038189, Whatsapp only).

Further details please refer to the link below:

Intervarsity quiz poster